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Old 07-23-2002
Question Windows to Unix

I have installed Sun Solaris 8 for Intel on the same computer that I also use to run Windows XP. The problem is I cannot use X-windows because my Leadtek Nvidia card has the wrong drivers. I believe I found the files so I downloaded them using Windows Internet Explorer. Now I need to use these drivers for Unix but I cannot because Unix will not read my files from the Windows created cd rom. I tried to put them on disk formatted by unix but now windows will not copy the files to the disk. Is there a program I can use to put these files downloaded in windows to a Unix cd or other media from the windows environment (free).

Can't wait to play with Unix...
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Old 07-30-2002
You should be able to mount the NTFS partition and copy the files over. You just have to identify which partition is the NTFS partition to mount.
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Old 07-31-2002
If the files will fit on a floppy or two you might try making disk images with rawrite, which your unix system should read.
You can get various flavors here: http://ibiblio.org/pub/Linux/system/install/rawwrite/!INDEX.html
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